Episode 36 – Bridget Cleary and the Fairies

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In this episode, Zoe tells us the strange story of Bridget Cleary, who was thought to have been swapped out for a fairy changeling, and is sometimes erroneously called the last witch to be burned in Ireland – listen to find out why!

We also discuss why hippos don’t make good familiars, fairy etiquette, the purifying properties of urine, and stockings.

Here’s a rundown of the episode:

00:28 – Hello!

01:54 – Presented Piece – Bridget Cleary and Fairies

12:31 – Discussion

49:40 – Fun Fact – Urchins and Sea Urchins

50:52 – Where You Can Find Us Online

54:35 – Bye

Total Runtime: 55:12

(Sorry there’s no transcription for this episode – we had some technical issues. I’ll try to add it later if I can… Mike)



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